Southeast Seattle Education Coalition

Weekly Wrap-Up

Happy Friday! Yesterday, SESEC held its first coalition meeting of 2016. The topic? Admission in Seattle Public Schools. Faauu Manu, Manager of Admissions for Seattle Public Schools, came to speak with us about the admissions process. What criteria is used? Are there better ways to streamline the process? Is there language support for families? What … Read more…

Updates: Parent/Caregiver Survey Project

At the end of 2015, Southeast Seattle Education Coalition (SESEC) and several partner organizations and schools collected parent/caregiver surveys to learn what is working well and where we can improve on fostering relationships between families and schools. East African Community Services implementing the survey. When we started the SESEC survey project we asked the design … Read more…

Congratulations to HLC Mini-Grant Awardees

SESEC and OneAmerica are proud to announce the Home Language Campaign Mini-grant projects! We are so excited to watch these innovative proposals unfold and engage various communities over the coming months. Here are short summaries of the four organizations and the projects that they are undertaking: Chinese Information and Service Center (CISC) Chinese Information and … Read more…

Parent/Caregiver Survey Project

Southeast Seattle Education Coalition (SESEC) & University of Washington College of Education joint project on Parent/Caregiver Data. Parents and caregivers are children’s first teachers. Families know their children from the time a child joins the family and are with their children through the long term. Teachers and educators also have a stake in ensuring children learn and … Read more…